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Woman arrested with 5 pounds of pot near school

A 30-year-old Luling woman who lived near Lakeside Elementary School was arrested last week after authorities executed a search warrant at her home and found thousands of dollars worth of drugs, according to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office.Read More...
March 10, 2010 at 2:26 pm

Members step up to save Willowdale Country Club

While rainy weather and a struggling economy have combined to force many country clubs into financial ruin, Willowdale has managed to stay afloat after members voted to increase dues and collectively pay a one-time fee of $32,000.Read More...
March 10, 2010 at 2:26 pm

New maps allow better look at parish than ever before

For the first time in five years, St. Charles Parish residents will be able to view an up-to-date map of the parish that highlights streets, evacuation routes, council districts, parks and recreation sites and other landmarks like boat launches and historical sites.Read More...
March 10, 2010 at 2:25 pm

Search is on for missing St. Rose man

The St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office is asking for help in finding a 32-year-old St. Rose man that has been missing since Saturday.Read More...
March 10, 2010 at 10:13 am

New Sheriff’s Office about 40 percent complete, should be finished by Oct.

The new St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office being built on Sugarland Parkway in Luling is coming along quickly and is expected to be in use by the end of the year.Read More...
March 10, 2010 at 10:12 am

Monsanto expands, increasing worldwide Roundup production

Monsanto has completed a nearly $200 million expansion that has increased the company’s Roundup production at the Luling site by 20 percent.Read More...
March 10, 2010 at 10:10 am

Cafe holds dinner theatre mystery

ST. ROSE - Join Sunny Day Cafe in St. Rose for dinner & entertainment with the hilarious crew of Murder a la Carte, Inc.

Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre - $48 per Person by reservation only.

Sat., March 6 - Cocktails 6:30 p.m., Dinner at 7 p.m. Show begins at 6:30.

Includes a classic who-done-it performance by the cast and crew of Murder a la Carte, Inc., four-course dinner, complimentary soft drink, taxes and gratuities. Wine, beer, specialty drinks and upgrades will be billed separately the night of the event.

Make reservations early.

For information or to make reservations call (504)465-1331 or email:
March 06, 2010 at 12:03 pm

ACT prep classes available

DESTREHAN - Sessions to help prepare for taking the ACT will be available to students who are residents of St. Charles Parish on Sat., March 6 from 9 a.m. until noon at Destrehan High School. Interested students will need to choose one of the three sessions offered: English, Reading, or Math.

Students may register by completing and printing the registration form found on their school’s Web site or by picking up a form in the school’s office, the school’s counseling office, or the reception desk at the St. Charles Parish School Board Office. The registration fee is $10 if registered by March 3.

Checks should be made payable to St. Charles Parish Schools.

No refunds will be given. On-site registration on both dates will be offered, but seating is limited. The cost for late or on-site registration is $15. For more information contact Toni Evans at (985)785-7265 or at More...
March 06, 2010 at 12:03 pm

Business fest great way to support local businesses

This weekend, do yourself a favor and check out the St. Charles Business Fest and Craft Fair that will be held on March 5 and 6 in the Hahnville High School gym.Read More...
March 04, 2010 at 2:26 pm

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March 04, 2010 at 11:29 am

Health care summit didn’t accomplish anything

The much-ballyhooed “health care summit” between President Obama and congressional Democrats and Republicans was held last Thursday. Read More...
March 04, 2010 at 11:28 am

“I See You”: From Augustine to Avatar

By Christopher West

When Avatar recently became the top grossing movie of all time, I thought I should see what all the hype was about. Read More...
March 04, 2010 at 11:27 am

Passenger rail service needed

The main route where Louisiana could use passenger rail service is between Baton Rouge and New Orleans, right through St. Charles Parish. Read More...
March 04, 2010 at 11:24 am

Sheriff's Reports

Suspects are innocent until proved guilty in a court of law.Read More...
March 04, 2010 at 11:23 am

Fatal wreck on Hwy. 90

A 54-year-old Michigan man was killed after his car ran into the back of a dump truck on Highway 90 near the St. Charles Parish line, according to the Louisiana State Police. Read More...
March 04, 2010 at 11:21 am

St. Rose man fleeces road home program

A St. Rose man has pled guilty to theft of government funds after defrauding the Louisiana Road Home Program, according to U.S. Attorney Jim Letten.Read More...
March 04, 2010 at 11:20 am

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Homecoming brings longtime rival to face Destrehan
Homecoming brings longtime rival to face Destrehan
While Destrehan vs. Hahnville is the marquee rivalry among River Parishes schools, Destrehan and East St. John have cultivated another strong series over the years that has often showcased exactly what football in the River Region is all about.